Mistakes Managers Make Without Even Knowing It

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There is no instruction manual that you can follow to become the perfect manager. Despite your best efforts, you may inadvertently do more harm than good as you try to engage, inspire, and motivate your employees. However, if you can identify management mistakes, you can correct them before they get out of hand. There are… Read More »

How to Answer the Interview Question, “Why Should We Hire You?”

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“Why should we hire you?” It’s the interview question that most job candidates dread, and it sometimes leaves an applicant speechless. Thankfully, there are several answers you can give to the question mentioned above to show a potential employer why you are the right candidate for a job, such as: 1. I can provide meaningful… Read More »

4 Things You Should Immediately Do After a Job Interview

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Your job interview just ended — now, you need to put yourself in a position to move forward in the hiring process. Following a job interview, there are four things that you can do to set yourself up for success: 1. Find Out the Next Steps Ask an interviewer about the next steps in the… Read More »

How to Train New Employees and Still Do Your Own Job

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New employees bring excitement to your business, but they also create challenges. On the one hand, new employees help your company become more productive than ever before. Conversely, you need to get new employees up to speed quickly — and still do your own job. Most new employees want on-the-job training, but providing them with… Read More »

Will Your Favorite Candidate Fit In?

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Some employers look closely at a candidate’s skills and experience but ignore job fit — despite the fact that job fit plays a key role in an employee’s success. Job fit accounts for an employee’s skills, experience and needs. The perfect job fit is unprecedented, and it represents a win-win for both an employee and… Read More »

Learn How to Have a Successful Phone Interview

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Let’s face it — dialing into a phone interview can be stressful and exhausting. With the right approach to a phone interview, however, you can move one step closer to landing your dream job. Now, let’s look at five steps you can use to have a successful phone interview. 1. Prepare Your Interview Space Set… Read More »

How to Be the Popular Temp That Everyone Wants to Work With

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Temporary employment presents both opportunities and challenges. If you dedicate the time and energy to become the “popular temp” that everyone wants to work with, however, you may discover new opportunities for career growth. Plus, you’ll be well-equipped to overcome any workplace challenges that come your way. The popular temp is the envy of all… Read More »